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Written by a veteran game store owner, the Game Retailer Guide is a how-to industry manual that contains everything you need to know in order to start and run a successful game-selling business.

Topics the Game Retailer Guide covers include:

 * Administration & Planning

* Building and Equipping the Store

* Competitive Analysis

* Products and Services

* Marketing & Advertising

* Operations

* Financials

* Advanced Lessons

* Growth

 If you want to make your living in a field you can enjoy every day, the Game Retailer Guide is the ideal resource and its topics start from the thought, “I’d like to sell games for a living.”


In the Footsteps of Hercules is an Electrum-bestselling 86-page system-free sourcebook can be used as a setting for roleplaying game adventures of various sorts or as inspiration or a model for religious journeys in a storyteller’s own worlds or campaigns. It can also simply be read and enjoyed as a work of fantasy fiction inspired by the myths, legends, history, and geography of Greece. It includes:

* An overview of an eight-part trail pilgrimage trail, the region in which it is located, and information about pilgrims and the things they hope to accomplish on it.

* Detailed descriptions of more than a dozen specific places, including the seaport city of Nafplion, the Asclepion of Lerna hospital, the Baths of Nemea, the Bullpens of Knossos, the Cave of the Tables of Knowledge oracle, winemaking Iraxte Monastery, Megalos Ellada farm, the Paleo Mykenae hostel, the Sanctuary of Ares Stymphalus shrine, the Stygium hermitage, a Temple of Hercules, the religious community of Olympia, and the annual Tirynthaean Heracleia festival.

* Dozens of custom images and more than a dozen maps.

* A detailed set of encounter tables.

* Full support with extensive universal and system-specific bonus content at d-Infinity Online game magazine. 

In the Footsteps of Hercules

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February 21st, 2014
A great source for the budding game retailer out there. It provides a wealth of information ranging from startup, inventory control and managing the business in a variety of settings. Combined with personal experience and careful research, this may [...]
January 24th, 2014
I feel like Ghost Dog after finding the Hagakura! (Side Note: GHOST DOG is one of the best Mafia/Samaurai cross over movies out there... We'll the only one that I know of...) Having been working in the background for the past few years o [...]
November 23rd, 2013
Having been following his blog for many months on my own quest to open a game store, it made total sense to purchase his book. I haven't been disappointed. The broad range of topics discussed give me a great idea of what I need to tackle, which is a lo [...]
Muzaffer B. [Featured Reviewer]
October 24th, 2013
If you're thinking about running your own gaming store, then you need to read this book. Period. [...]
Megan R. [Featured Reviewer]
October 23rd, 2013
If you have ever thought that you'd like to make your living selling the games you love, this book gives the low-down on how to set up a bricks-and-mortar game store and run it effectively. It's no guarantee of success, of course, but it is full of con [...]
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This title was added to our catalog on October 23, 2013.